CROYDON CAT CLUB CH. SHOW. 14TH. FEBRUARY 2009.
JUDGE BETTY SHINGLETON.
My thanks to Pat and the Committee for my invitation to judge. I had a very enjoyable day. To Sandy Brown-Percavil my steward, I very much enjoyed my day with your help – many thanks.
A.V.S.L.H. GRAND CHAMPION [IMP.GR.CH.] MALE.
IMPERIAL GRAND CH. CERT. ALLEN’S GR CH CARAMLEIGH SPRINGTIME BEAU. 13c15. 210307. Almost two year’s old and showing very good maturity. Scull strong broad and rounded, medium length to nose with slight dip in profile, cheeks full and round, well developed chin, slightly tapering. Ears medium in size and spaced well apart, very good eye shape and expression very strong blue colour. Long well developed body in very good condition, strong medium length legs, paws short and strong, I would like the tail a little longer for perfect balance. Coat silky texture, very well presented, points showing rich red markings on light apricot agouti background, pale cream body colour. Very good gloves and gauntlets.
RES.IMPERIAL GRAND CH. CERT. SIMMONDS GRAND CH. GAYEMAUDI SUPURRTROUPERR. 13c4. 110904.
An older very mature boy in very good condition. Scull strong broad and rounded, nose medium in length with slight dip in profile, cheeks full and round, tapering chin. Ears very good shape and size spaced well apart, eyes expressive, colour could be stronger. Very good body size, legs substantial, paws short and strong, tail just a little short. Well presented coat, even points colour. Good gloves and gauntlets. Lovely to judge a working boy with such a sweet nature.
A.V.S.L.H. GRAND CHAMPION [IMP.GR.CH.] FEMALE.
IMPERIAL GRAND CH. CERT. LEE’S UK GR CH KLASSYKLOGS KALEMYOKOKO. 13c1. 090702. Scull strong broad and rounded, medium length nose with slight dip in profile, cheeks full and round, chin well developed. Ears medium in size and set well apart, eyes could be slightly larger, however, in quite a “feisty” mood today and was probably reminding me who was boss, just not opening fully, colour very good!!!! Nicely shaped body in very good condition, thick set legs and short strong paws, balanced tail. Coat very well presented and silky texture, strong seal points, golden body. Good gloves and gauntlets.
RES. IMPERIAL GRAND CH. CERT. GREEN’S UK GR CH DEMILUNE JACINTA. 13c2. 210300. Nine years old and looking good today. Scull strong broad and rounded, nose medium length with a slight dip in profile, cheeks full and round tapering chin. Ears medium in size and spaced well apart, eyes almost round, still holding good colour. Overall very good condition, strong bone, I would like the tail slightly longer. Good gloves sand gauntlets. Very well presented coat, even point’s colour blue-grey, and body bluish white.
RED SERIES TABBY & SPOTTED ADULT FEMALE.
1ST. CC. BOB. HOWES CH. HONEYMIST EDANA. 8e. 120407.
Strong rounded scull, slightly heavy browed giving the eyes the effect of being a little deep set, showing strong eye colour, short broad nose with accentuated break, cheeks well developed, strong muzzle, ears small and neatly placed. Cobby body, overall very good condition, short strong boned legs and balanced tail. Very good coat texture and presentation, well defined facial markings, striped legs, body markings a little defused, markings black on coppery brown agouti ground colour, overlaid with shades of red.
BLUE CREAM NEUTER
1ST.PC. BOB. BEATTIE’S CH & PR BARNILUV BLUEBELLE. 270503.
A mature girl in lovely condition. Strong rounded scull, ears neatly placed, short broad nose good break, cheeks a little pinched and slightly weak chin, a little heavy browed spoiling the eye shape. Strong bone, balanced tail. The overriding beauty of this girl is her coat – full vey well presented, blue & cream pastel colour and intermingled throughout, a work of art to keep such a coat so well prepared – congratulations.
AC TURKISH VAN NEUTER FEMALE.
1ST.PC. BOB. TACKLEY’S IMP. GR. CH. & PR. KLAASSYKLOGS KEHLEBEK. 0030304. I do like this girl, she has lovely type really nice body and a pleasure to judge. Substantial broad wedge, medium length nose with a very slight dip in profile, ears moderately large and well feathered, set fairly close together set high on head, large oval and expressive eyes with light amber colour. Sturdy body, legs well boned, balanced tail. Coat very well presented soft and silky, chalk white with no traces of yellow, good head markings auburn, brush solid auburn.
AC SILVER TABBY MAINE COON NEUTER FEMALE.
1ST.PC. BOB. FLEMING’S GR PR NORACON RIGANTONE. 64 31es. 291002. A mature girl excellent condition and type. Head medium in length, square muzzle with a firm chin, chin, upper lip and nose leather fall in a perpendicular line, cheeks fairly full with high cheek bones, level bite, and nose of uniform width with a shallow concave curve in profile. Ears large and tall, wide at the base and tapering to appear pointed at tips, set high and well apart, eyes full and round with a slightly oblique aperture and set. Very good conformation and condition, substantial legs with large round paws. Coat well presented, glossy top coat, brightly coloured with clear undercoat. A very sweet nature.
NORWEGIAN FOREST NEUTER FEMALE..
1ST. PC. BOB.CANDLER’S NORSKWOOD BOGHILD. 67 18. 021007.
Triangular head with all sides equal, long straight profile, forehead slightly rounded strong chin, eyes large oval and well opened with lovely expression, ears placed high on head and wide at base, lines of the ears following line of the head down to the chin. Long body in good condition of medium width, standing high on legs, balanced tail. Very good coat texture and presentation. Sweet nature, a pleasure to judge.
AC SELKIRK REX ADULT MALE.
1ST. IC. BOB. WALKER’S AMAZOLOU THE NEW SCHMOO.79S39d. 130408. A young boy not quite a year old, well developed but still needing time to reach full maturity. Head round and broad with cheeks developing, forehead rounded slight curve to top of head, muzzle medium width , well padded whisker pads, giving the overall head a rectangular shape, nose short, broad and straight downward slant, profile showing a convex curve, level bite. Medium size ears broad at base set well apart, expressive eyes, large just very slightly “almond-shaped”. Coat thick and dense, standing out from the body, length fairly uniform over entire body, entire coat showing the effect of the rex gene. A very sweet natured lad.